Orford -> 1698 Newport

5632
Nominal Guns24B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered22.3.1694/95BWAS-1603
Acquired29.11.1695B028
ShipyardShoreham - Sussex B028
Ship ClassMaidstone GroupB028
Designed by The Navy BoardBWAS-1603
ConstructorThomas EllisBWAS-1603
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold29.7.1714BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck93' 8"Imperial Feet28.4141 
Length of Keel77' 6"Imperial Feet23.4914 
Breadth24' 8"Imperial Feet7.366 
Depth in Hold10' 8"Imperial Feet3.2512 
Burthen250 7194Tons BM 

Armament


29.11.1695Broadside Weight = 61 Imperial Pound ( 27.664 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British Saker
Quarterdeck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
7.7.1693110Design Complement

14 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.10.1695 - 27.10.1695CaptainRichard Sheerman (d.1699)BWAS-160328.10.1695 - 24.4.1696CaptainGeorge Delavall (c.1667-1723) ADM 6/3/89BWAS-160322.4.1696 - 3.9.1698CaptainJames Jesson (d.1708) ADM 6/3/147BWAS-16032.5.1699 - 2.3.1700/1CommanderSalmon Morrice (d.1741) ADM 6/5/46ADM 6/53.3.1700/1 - 6.9.1702Captain and MasterSalmon Morrice (d.1741) ADM 6/6/66ADM 6/67.9.1702 - 20.1.1702/3Captain and MasterRichard Hughes (1670-1756) ADM 6/7/62
Commission confirmed 11.11.1702
ADM 6/7
21.1.1702/3 - 1703CaptainCharles Fotherby (d.1720) ADM 6/7/80ADM 6/71704 - 16.1.1704/5CommanderGeorge Paddon (1670-1719)BWAS-160317.1.1704/5 - 19.8.1705CommanderRichard Leake (d.1720/21) ADM 6/8/218
Commission confirmed 10.1.1705/6
BWAS-1603
20.8.1706 - 17.10.1708CaptainIsaac Cooke (c.1668-1712) ADM 6/8/260BWAS-160318.10.1708 - 16.2.1708/9CommanderWilliam Houlding (c.1672-1731) ADM 6/9/190ADM 6/917.2.1708/9 - 16.6.1713CommanderCharles Poole (d.1738/39) ADM 6/10/39BWAS-160325.2.1708/9 - 7.3.1708/9CaptainJohn Bennet (1670-1716/17) ADM 6/10/35ADM 6/1017.6.1713 - bef.29.7.1714Captain and MasterCharles Poole (d.1738/39) ADM 6/11/263ADM 6/11

11 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.10.1695 - 7.12.1695LieutenantJohn Clarke ADM 6/3/85ADM 6/38.12.1695 - 9.5.1699LieutenantJohn Ward (d.1716/17) ADM 6/3/99ADM 6/310.5.1699 - 27.7.1699LieutenantNicholas Snow ADM 6/5/49ADM 6/528.7.1699 - 26.1.1700/1LieutenantRobert Stevens ADM 6/6/8ADM 6/627.2.1700/1 - 7.3.1700/1LieutenantAdam Baynes ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/68.3.1700/1 - 18.1.1704/5LieutenantJohn Pace (d.1739) ADM 6/6/71ADM 6/619.1.1704/5 - 29.9.1705LieutenantThomas Earle ADM 6/8/218
Commission confirmed 10.1.1705/6
ADM 6/8
30.9.1705 - 12.3.1706/7LieutenantJohn Wooden (d.c.1707) ADM 6/8/260
Commission confirmed 3.7.1706
ADM 6/8
13.3.1706/7 - 15.9.1709LieutenantThomas Wilcocks (d.1741) ADM 6/9/75
Commission confirmed 6.6.1707
ADM 6/9
31.3.1710 - 24.2.1712/13LieutenantJohn Crosse (d.1752) ADM 6/11/36ADM 6/1125.2.1712/13 - bef.29.7.1714LieutenantRobert Booth (d.1740) ADM 6/11/246ADM 6/11

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1.3.1703/4 - 1706CarpenterRichard Dicks ADM 6/8/260
Commission confirmed 3.7.1706
ADM 6/8

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
11.10.1695 - 1696Volunteer-per-orderRobert Delavall (d.1707/8) ADM 6/3/85ADM 6/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1696Commissioned for the New England convoysBWAS-1603
3.9.1698Renamed NewportBWAS-1603
1699Commissioned for North America and the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1703North SeaBWAS-1603
1705In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1706In the Channel and North SeaBWAS-1603
1709Convoy to the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1603
1710Convoy to NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
5.5.1710Took the Frégate Légère La Gaillarde (24)
1711In the Channel and North SeaBWAS-1603
1712In the North SeaBWAS-1603
1713Quarantine guard at HullBWAS-1603
29.7.1714Sold to John Mackfeorys for £408BWAS-1603

 

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